Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, marked Martin Luther King, Jr. Day by supplying food to the King Center for Nonviolent Social change in Atlanta through Black-owned businesses.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex supplied the King Center for Nonviolent Social Change in Atlanta with Black-owned food trucks on Monday, according to the Civil Rights icon’s daughter, Bernice King.
The food trucks were utilized by volunteers during a community service project event, King said.
“I’m so grateful for your graciousness in honoring my father,” King daughter wrote on Twitter.
A spokesperson for Harry and Meghan confirmed the donation to ITK, saying the trucks, Paige’s Pastries & Bistro and Parlay Savory Saloon, offered free lunches to staffers and volunteers.
Some of the King Center’s events included a voter registration and education drive, as well as a donation drive for the homeless. The pair also shared a personal connection with a keynote speaker at the King Center: Bishop Michael Curry invoked the words of Martin Luther King, Jr. during a sermon at their 2018 wedding ceremony.
This is one of many Million times that Prince Harry, The w of Sussex and Meghan Markle, The Duchess of Sussex, have been recognized for their charitable donations. Last year, a women’s shelter in Texas thanked Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, The Duke and Duchess of Sussex for helping to fix a roof damaged by winter weather in the Lone Star Also, Archewell Foundation announced a additional project of a relief center in India amid a spike there in COVID-19 cases.